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The House of Harper

The House of Harper

Published by Harper & Row in NY .

Table of Contents

Part 1
Early years (1817-29)
"These everlasting Harpers" (1830-39)
From poverty to riches (1840-49)
The new start on Franklin Square (1850-59)
International copyright
Publishing English fiction
Harper's new monthly magazine (1850-1900)
Harper's weekly (1857-1900)
The Civil War and post-bellum years (1860-69)
Charles Parsons and his school of artists
Harper's Bazar (1867-1913)
"The old order changeth" (1870-79)
Harper's young people (1879-99)
To of the mountain (1880-89)
William Dean Howells and Mark Twain
The Harper London office (1834-1900)
Harper textbooks in the nineteenth century
The tragic end of a long story (1890-99)
Part 2
The Harvey regime (1900-1915)
Publishing between two world wars (1916-44)
Harper's magazine (1900-1967)
Years of expansion (1945-67)

ID Numbers

Open Library OL25416327M
OCLC/WorldCat 586430


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